The Cost of Care

Meeting the challenges for Care Homes needs forward-looking planning. The cost of care seems to be constantly in the news at the moment, with many homes struggling to make ends meet. In readiness for the year ahead budgets are being prepared, care home owners need to project the true cost of care looking forwards so […]

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Conflicting pressures for Care Homes

The care sector is caught in an interesting position at the moment, and there are regular news stories about care homes under financial pressure. On the one hand, it is faced with unprecedented financial and staffing pressures leading to a squeeze in profitability. On the other hand, it is a time when demand is growing and […]

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Health Sector Funding Crisis – An Impasse

Back in the winter, the government allowed local authorities to raise an extra £2 billion to help relieve some of the pressure on the adult care sector. Part of the idea was to allow more resource to be put into helping people to be cared for at home and elsewhere – thus releasing some badly […]

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Up-skilling care sector staff for care business success

The latest job figures confirm a virtually full employment market economy in the south west. The situation is made even more acute when the reduction of workers coming in from Europe is added into the mix, This means that Albert Goodman’s care business owning clients are increasingly looking at staff in a new way. Staff […]

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